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50/50 Goes Pink in PLV

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This week, philanthropy takes over PLV with the Pace Goes Pink football game, paint throwing for breast cancer awareness and Alzheimer's, and a paw photo booth and bra pong for breast cancer awareness.

Open Your Mind
Monday, September 28 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
You don’t have to be anti-man to be pro-woman. Omega Phi Beta works to serve and educate people of diverse backgrounds through sisterhood, leadership, and guidance. As positive role models, they promote unity of all cultures, focus on the empowerment of gender, and raise the standards of excellence in academic, social, and personal endeavors.

Common Hour Chaos: Stuff a Plush
Monday, September 28 | 12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. | Kessel Well
Programming Board wants you to stuff it. And by it, we mean a plush animal. Why buy a stuffed animal when you can just build it?

Pu**y Power
Tuesday, September 29 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Kessel Multipurpose Room
Yes, we did. From promoting unity to the power of a woman’s body, the sisters of Omega Phi Beta will discuss the different aspects of the female anatomy.

Karaoke and Mocktailz
Tuesday, September 29 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Join Zeta Phi Beta in rocking out with your mocktail out as they host karaoke and some homemade mocktails.

Paw Photo Booth
Wednesday, September 30 | 12:10 p.m.–1:15 p.m. | Boudreau Lounge
Who doesn’t love some photo booth fun? Grab a prop and strike a pose as Nu Zeta Phi brings you our favorite memory-making machine. Some props will be breast cancer themed to raise awareness for their philanthropy. Post ‘em on Instagram and tag @paceuniversity for some reposts.

Homecoming Court Q&A
Wednesday, September 30 | 12:15 p.m. | Kessel Multipurpose Room
Homecoming is next month and your king and queen will be crowned, but first they must be questioned. Hear from your Homecoming Court.

Paint Night
Wednesday, September 30 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Kessel Multipurpose Room
Wednesdays are for watercolors. Express yourself and release some stress through painting. No one will judge you if your “Starry Night” looks more like a starry fright or if your birds slightly resemble t…well, crappy. Tickets are free, you just need to register.

Keep it Finer
Wednesday, September 30 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Kessel Multipurpose Room
You’re out to lunch with a potential employer. There are three forks in a formal place setting. Which one is the salad fork? Zeta Phi Beta wants to make sure you don’t fork it up as they share proper dining skills for business and social settings for American and continental-style dining.

Rockin’ Jump: Trampoline Park
Thursday, October 1 | 8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. | Meet at North Hall bus stop
Jump up, jump up, and get down to Rockin’ Jump in Mount Kisco, where you’ll bounce around on trampolines, and maybe even play some trampoline dodgeball or trampoline basketball at the ultimate trampoline park. Register here.

Pace Football vs. Bentley
Friday, October 2 | 7:00 p.m. | Pace Stadium
Nothing makes us happier than Friday. Night. Lights. Pace Football will play its first-ever night game on campus against Bentley. The game will feature "Take-A-Kid to the Game" and there will be a free youth clinic from 4:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m. on Finnerty Field. Participants will receive free admission to the game. The game also doubles as the annual "Pace Goes Pink" game, where the first 300 fans will receive Pace Goes Pink wristbands. Additionally, Pace Goes Pink t-shirts will be sold with proceeds donated to the Northern Westchester Hospital Breast Institute. Clear eyes, full hearts…

Volleyball Doubleheader
Saturday, October 3 | 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. | Goldstein Fitness Center
If you want a soft serve, track down Mister Softee. Pace Volleyball looks to serve strong and spike stronger as they take on the Le Moyne Dolphins and LIU Post Pioneers in a Saturday doubleheader.

Colors for a Cause
Saturday, October 3 | 1:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m. | Miller Lawn
Sigma Iota Chi wants you to do or dye at their paint party to raise awareness and funds for breast cancer and Alzheimer’s. Powdered paint stations include: blue (lost someone you love to Alzheimer’s), green (lost someone you love to breast cancer), yellow (support the cause and a vision of a world without Alzheimer’s and breast cancer), purple (support or care for someone with Alzheimer’s), or pink (support or care for someone with breast cancer). Students will be given water guns and powdered paint, as well as sunglasses, and will participate in competitions. The first 75 people to attend will receive Colors for a Cause t-shirts.

Saturday, October 3 | 8:00 p.m. | Gottesman
It doesn’t matter if your pitch is perfect as long as your lips are synced. Be creative, be dramatic, and be ready for a silent Setter showdown.

Palisades Mall Trip
Sunday, October 4 | 1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. or 5:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. | Meet at North Hall bus stop
Whether you want the early shift or the night shift, the land of shopportunities awaits. Prepare your wallets for the eighth largest mall in the US, but stop by the visitor center/guest services to get your hands on a coupon book. Register here.

Bra Pong
Monday, October 5 | 12:10 p.m.–2:00 p.m. | Boudreau Lounge
Ok, so you’ve probably thrown a ping pong ball into a cup. This is just a different kind of cup. Students will pay money to participate in a game of bra pong to win prizes as well as decorating bras. This event, hosted by the sisters of Nu Zeta Phi, is held to raise awareness for breast cancer.

Swipe Left, Swipe Right
Monday, October 5 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Multipurpose Room
Do you spend more hours on your phone than away from it? Does picking an Instagram filter stress you out more than exams? Be honest, are you hashtagging in real life? #truestory. Lambda Upsilon Lambda tackles social media addiction and the pros and cons of social media and technology. There will also be a raffle for an iPad Mini. Well…

StrengthsQuest First Year Sessions: Involvement
Tuesday, October 6 | 3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | Multipurpose Room
First-year students, you've all had an intro to StrengthsQuest, have your top five themes, and are ready to leverage your talents to help you do what you do best in the classroom and outside of it. This session: campus involvement.

The Strong, Bold, and Beautiful
Tuesday, October 6 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Butcher Suite
Black Student Union wants you to celebrate your natural hair and skin. Discuss natural hair, hear people’s stories about why they have been or chose to be all natural, talk about struggles, share tips, and more.

I’m Every Woman
Tuesday, October 6 | 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m. | Multipurpose Room
Dedicated to empowering women, Delta Sigma Theta will host a series of events in line with the sorority’s national initiative, Total Woman: Mind, Body, and Spirit. The first event will touch on what we don’t like about ourselves.

This I Believe Read Aloud
Wednesday, October 7 | 12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. | Mortola
Based on the 1950s radio program hosted by Edward R. Murrow, which featured essays from the likes of Eleanor Roosevelt, Jackie Robinson, Helen Keller, and Harry Truman, This I Believe is an international organization engaging people in writing and sharing essays describing the core values that guide their daily lives.  Join the Library at a real aloud, where you can read your own This I Believe essay, read your favorite piece from the This I Believe: Life Lessons book, or search to find a piece to read. Light refreshments will be available.

Field Hockey vs. American International
Wednesday, October 7 | 4:00 p.m. | Finnerty Field
Is the Setters’ bark stronger than the Yellow Jackets’ sting? We think so.

Believe in Beauty
Wednesday, October 7 | 9:00 p.m.–11:30 p.m. | Gottesman Room
In honor of breast cancer awareness month, celebrate beauty in all its forms as Pace’s Colleges Against Cancer (CAC) brings you pink hair extensions, tie-dye t-shirts, buttons, ribbons, and nail-painting to raise money for the American Cancer Society.

Next week, 50/50 continues with the Think Pink Fashion Show, Rep Yuh Flag, Dominoes Domination, and more!